Everyone has the right to life, liberty and security of person. No one shall be held in slavery or servitude; slavery and the slave trade shall be prohibited in all their forms.
The role of ICEHR
The Centre is an independent organization that works to advance human rights through the promotion of research and education on and raising awareness of human rights issues in Iceland. The Centre also serves as a watch dog for the status and implementation of Human Rights in Iceland.
Legal Counselling for immigrants
The Centre's legal counselling for immigrants is open on Tuesdays and Fridays between 10 am and 4 pm. It is necessary to book an appointment beforehand.